Daily Archives: November 6, 2017

There are a number of such commands to the believers in the Quran and the Hadith which lay great stress on showing due respect to the servants of God.

Spiritual Life: Stop ethnic cleansing of Rohingya

  “We have indeed honoured the Children of Adam, and provided for them means of transportation on land and sea, and given them wholesome food and exalted them high above the greater part of Our...
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said the Malaysian-sponsored field hospital to help Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh will start operating by December 1. — Bernama pic

Malaysian sponsored field hospital to help Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh to start operating Dec...

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak reviewed the condition of the Medan Hospital built for the Rohingya refugee camp at the Wangsa Maju Armed Forces headquarters on Nov 5, 2017. — Bernama KUALA LUMPUR:...
Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh PM calls for more pressure on Myanmar

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh PM calls for more pressure on Myanmar

  Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called on parliamentarians across the Commonwealth nations to exert pressure on Myanmar to halt its persecution of the Rohingya minority and repatriate the 622,000 who crossed the border into...
A Rohingya boy is brought to a lost-and-found booth in Kutupalong camp, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Photograph: Poppy McPherson for the Guardian

Tragedy of the Rohingya: The Burmese crisis and the nation-state

Where did the human rights disaster in Myanmar come from? Believe it or not, the Catalan situation is related....... A number of readers wrote last week, either via the comment thread or email to my...
A pregnant Rohingya refugee who is in labor, is brought to a medical center on a stretcher after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border in Palong Khali, near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, Nov. 3, 2017.

How ‘humanitarian technology’ can help deal with Rohingya crisis

Since August 25, 2017, the world has experienced one of the most brutal and fastest-growing humanitarian crises that led to the “textbook example of ethnic cleansing” involving the Rohingya community in Myanmar. Being a...

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More than 620,000 Rohingya people have fled into Bangladesh [Andrew Stanbridge/Amnesty International]

Virtual reality 360 film shows Rohingya’s plight

  A man forced to bury his son after watching Myanmar's military kill him, a woman who was gang-raped by soldiers, and another woman who...
Reuters reporter Ko Wa Lone, left, and Ko Kyaw Soe Oo. (Facebook)

Two journalists covering Rohingya crisis in Burma arrested for possessing ‘secret papers’

Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, who in recent months have covered the military crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority in Burma,...
The remains of burnt villages near Maungdaw in Northern Rakhine State are seen on Oct. 10, 2017. Rohingya Muslims remaining in Myanmar's Rakhine state and other communities in the violence-racked region are so terrified of each other that life has basically ground to a halt, the Red Cross said on Dec. 13, 2017. (Marion Thibaut / AFP/Getty Images)

Aid group says at least 6,700 Rohingya killed in Myanmar in first month of...

The international aid group Doctors Without Borders has released the first survey-based estimate of how many Rohingya were killed during the first and bloodiest...
What is important is the fact that the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s high-level meeting with Chief Ministers of five North-Eastern States

Facing the Rohingya challenge

India is spot on in its approach of tightening borders controls to handle the influx of Rohingya Muslims. However, unless New Delhi takes the...
Described as ‘wretched of the earth’ they are unwanted in Myanmar and across the border in Bangladesh where they have have taken shelter.video

VIDEO: The Rohingyas ‘Long March to Freedom’

ROME, Dec 13 2017 (IPS) - Over 800 000 of the 1.1 million Rohingya Muslims from the Rakhine state in Myanmar have been on...